10 Buns for Those with Short Hair

10 Buns for Those with Short Hair

Only those with long hair need not feel that they can have attractive hairstyles. Even those with short hair can indeed go in for several kinds of hairstyles.

Bedazzling Buns for Short Hair

1. Low Voluminous Bun
2. Messy Top Bun
3. Quirky Faux Bun
4. Messy Side Bun With A Headband
5. Elegant Side Braided Bun
6. Loose Side Bun
7. Playful Ballerina Bun
8. Simple Top Bun
9. Low Rolled Bun
10. Retro Twist Mini Bun

1. Low Voluminous Bun

One of the major worry when it comes to short hair buns is the volume. But, with a good volumizing product as well as little bit of teasing, one can do wonders with the short hair.

Products Used

• Volumizing serum
• Heat protectant spray
• Blow drier
• Teasing Comb
• Hair Brush
• Strong-hold hairspray

How to Style

1. Apply a volumizing product of one’s choice to dampen one’s hair, concentrating at the roots. Spray a heat protectant spray and then blow dry, making use of a low heat setting.
2. Part one’s hair a little off the center.
3. Pull as much of the hair into a low ponytail at the nape, and then tie it up with a hair tie.
4. Divide the ponytail into three sections and then, of course, tease to add volume to each strand.
5. Take a section, then wrap it up around the base of the pony and keep it in place with the help of bobby pins. Do the same with the other two sections as well.
6. Spray a strong-hold hairspray onto a hairbrush and then brush through to avoid wayward strands. Make use of a medium to strong-hold hairspray to set one’s hair and also keep one’s bun from falling apart.

Is This For You?

This works best on those who have an oval or a heart-shaped face.

2. Messy Top Bun

Extremely versatile, the messy bun can be as casual or classy as one wants it to be. It is easy to recreate and is also perfect for just about every occasion.

Products Used

• Texturizing spray
• Teasing Comb

How to Style

1. Apply a texturizing spray to one’s hair and scrunch gently.
2. Run one’s fingers through one’s hair to comb as well as pull as much of it as one can into a ponytail at the crown. Make sure that one does not make use of a brush or a comb as that is less structured as one’s hair looks, the better it is. If the hair tie cannot actually hold up all of one’s hair, that’s fine. Loose tendrils do work in favor of this hairstyle.
3. Divide the ponytail into about two sections, and make use of a teasing comb and then add volume to them. Try to hide the teased portion by actually smoothing out the top layer.
4. Wrap up one section around the base of one’s ponytail, and then secure it in place with the help of bobby pins. Then, wrap the other section around the first – but in the opposite direction – and then pin. To keep the bobby pins from falling off, coat them with hairspray before making use of them to secure one’s bun.

Is This For You?

This works for all kinds of face shapes. But those with wider faces need to consider adding more volume.

3. Quirky Faux Bun

Products Used

• Pomade

How to Style

1. Start by applying a volumizing product to one’s hair.
2. Gather one’s hair at one side, close to the temple. Secure with a hair tie, and then use bobby pins around the ponytail in order to keep the shorter strands in place.
3. This hairstyle does require the use of pomade. So, in order to spread it through one’s hair evenly, spray some water on the ponytail.
4. Take a small amount of pomade between one’s palms and spread it through the length of the pony. Curl one’s hair towards the base of the ponytail, so that the resulting shape does resemble a bun. Make use of a little more pomade to smoothen the rest of one’s hair.
5. Allow the pomade to set, and cut off the hair tie.

Is This For You?

This looks good on long faces.

4. Messy Side Bun with a Headband

Headbands give a classy look. One can have it with a side bun.

Products Used

• Smoothening serum
• Heat protectant spray
• Medium barrel curler
• A headband

How to Style?

1. Apply a smoothening serum to one’s hair. Spray a heat protectant spray on one’s hair.
2. Part one’s hair to one side. Starting at the bigger part, curl up the hair away from one’s face making use of a medium barrel curler.
3. Gently brush through each of the curved section, in order to make it a little less structured.
4. Divide the hair into about three sections. Gather all the strands from the middle section to the side of the larger part, and then twist it into a low bun. Use bobby pins to keep the bun in place.
5. Start braiding one’s hair from the smaller part, thus incorporating strands as ones move along. Tuck the braid into one’s bun.
6. Pull back the hair from the bigger part, wrap it around the base of the bun and then pin it in place. The overall style leans more towards the casual, so it is alright in case few tendrils escape.
7. Place a headband at the crown to finish the look.

Is This For You?

This hairstyle works well for those with an oval or a heart-shaped face.

10 Buns for Those with Short Hair5. Elegant Side Braided Bun

It might be hard to believe but this sleek hairdo requires no heat and minimal products.

Products Used

• Texturizing mousse
• Hairspray

How to Style

1. Part one’s hair to one side, and also apply a texturizing mousse to it.
2. Starting at the smaller part, right above the ear, begin braiding one’s hair. Incorporate more and more pieces as one goes along. The braid needs rest at the nape.
3. As one gets to the side of the larger part, slip strands from the top into the braid as well.
4. Braid through the rest of one’s hair and then secure with an elastic band. Spray the braid with hairspray in order to keep the shorter strands from slipping out.
5. Roll the braid into itself to make a bun and then secure with bobby pins.

Is This For You?

This hairstyle does work best on those who have a long face.

6. Loose Side Bun

Popular and glamorous, this loose side bun can be an easy style.

Products Used

• Volumizing product
• Heat protectant spray
• Flatiron
• Teasing Comb
• Hairspray

How to Style

1. Apply a volumizing product to one’s hair. Spray with a heat protectant before one style.
2. The top needs to be smooth and also polished, so run a flat iron through one’s hair. Straighten from the roots to the point above one’s ear. Then, make use of the same flat iron, style loose curls from that point onwards.
3. Leaving out the front portion, then tie one’s hair into a low side ponytail.
4. Backcomb the pony with a teasing comb in order to add volume, and also tuck the end into the elastic at the base. Secure with bobby pins and then set with a hairspray.

Is This For You?

This hairstyle works for everybody.

7. Playful Ballerina Bun

For those who happen to be fans of the messy look, the classic ballerina bun has been revamped in order to have s a softer, more wearable style.

Products Used

• Texturizing spray
• Conditioning serum
• Flexible-hold hairspray

How to Style?

1. Start with spraying one’s roots with a texturizing spray. Apply a conditioning serum to the rest of one’s hair to add shine. Finger-comb one’s hair. Make sure that one does not use a comb or a brush.
2. Gather one’s hair on the top of one’s head and then secure it with an elastic band. The ponytail should not be rather too tight.
3. Divide up the pony into three sections.
4. Take a section, twist it rather gently, and place the ends close to the base of the pony, and then secure with bobby pins. Do the same with the other sections.
5. Set the bun with a flexible-hold hairspray.

Is This For You?

This bun for short hair looks best on those with an oval or a heart-shaped face.

8. Simple Top Bun

Simple yet sophisticated, this is the perfect bun.

Products Used

• Volumizing product
• Blow-dryer
• Teasing Comb
• Hairspray

How to Style

1. Apply a volumizing product to damp hair. Flip one’s hair upside-down, and blow dry to add more volume.
2. Gather one’s hair into a high ponytail and then secure with an elastic band.
3. Divide the ponytail into two sections. Then, backcomb both sections to add volume. Smooth out the sections but also make sure that it stays fluffy.
4. Wrap up the first section around the base of the pony. Then to wrap the second section around the first, in the same direction.
5. Secure the bun with bobby pins and also set with a hairspray.

Is This For You?

This works best for petite faces.

9. Low Rolled Bun

Elegance does not have to be difficult or time-consuming, for this bun will not take more than five minutes to make.

Products Used

• Smoothening serum
• Hairspray

How to Style?

1. Apply a smoothening serum to one’s hair and brush it out.
2. Split one’s hair into two sections.
3. Twist each section and tie with an elastic band in order to make a ponytail.
4. Fold the ponytail, and then wrap it around the elastic to make a bun.
5. Secure the bun with bobby pins, and set it with a medium-hold hairspray.

Is This For You?

This works for all face shapes.

10. Retro Twist Mini Bun

The flair of the retro and the sophistication of the modern, this hairstyle has a perfect balance.

Products Used

• Conditioning serum
• Heat protectant spray
• Medium barrel curler
• Medium-hold hairspray

How to Style?

1. Apply a conditioning serum to one’s hair for smoothness as well as shine.
2. Part one’s hair off to one side. Spray a heat protectant. Use a medium barrel curler, and then start curling one’s hair. Begin with the larger part, and also curl away from one’s face. Run one’s fingers through one’s hair to separate the curls.
3. Beginning from the point above one’s ear, braid a loose rope braid. Keep incorporating more and more pieces as one move along.
4. Fashion a mini bun at one’s nape, and tuck the end of the braid into it.
5. Secure the braid and the bun with bobby pins and then set with a medium-hold hairspray.

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